So who's interested in Saab again? Looks like a lot of people are. A post on Saabs United, around "6-7 serious bidders" are trying to buy the remains of Saab. According to a report, whatever company wins the Saab deal won't necessarily be the highest bidder but with the package that looks the most capable of getting Saab back into the game of making and selling cars.
Germany's AutoBild suggests that the actual number of interested parties numbers around 14, though there's no confirmation, and no indication on how serious all those parties are.
BMW has plans to increase its product portfolio, which leaves to thought, could there be a joint BMW-Saab platform to come? Or will Saab go in bed with a Chinese automaker? Or General Motors? Either way, we'll know for sure, next week.
If RoboCop rode bikes, he would probably want this in his garage. This concept "Voxan Wattman" bike is like a mini tank on two wheels. The battery-powered beast can
re-charge its 12.8kWh juice pack in 30 minutes and has the power of a
1000cc motorcycle. This supposedly will allow the bike to hit 0-60mph in less than 3.4 seconds and reach a top speed of over 100mph. Here's hoping the bike comes with body armor, because crashing at that speed would probably smash you to smithereens. Read more
McLaren Special Operations has unveiled a new concept car based on the McLaren 12C coupe. The concept sports a series of bespoke features including a revised bonnet, front wing lourves, rear wing vents, a unique Airbrake and a new roof featuring an integrated snorkel channeling air to the engine. Read more